|Unicorn in Captivity: Science Helping Art - WGBH|
David Chudnovsky, director, IMAS; Gregory Chudnovsky, director, IMAS To create an exact visual reproduction of one of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Unicorn Tapestries, digital cameras photographed every inch. When the hundreds of digital photographic files didn't fit smoothly together, the Chudnovsky brothers, co-directors of the Institute for Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing, were brought in to solve the mystery.Art and science have continually flirted over the centuries...
Keywords: art & architecture
|Documentary Story Structure: From Great to Excellent - WGBH|
Fernanda Rossi, documentary story consultant; Gino Del Guercio, filmmaker Fernanda Rossi provides a "before and after" style case study of Del Guercio's documentary in order to illustrate what elements make for great story structure. Using the real life example of Del Guercio's work in progress, Abandoned in the Attic, Fernanda Rossi (known as "the Doc Doctor") explains story structure models and what to look for in making a film excellent...
Keywords: art & architecture
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|Through an Uncommon Lens: F. Holland Day - WGBH|
Patricia Fanning, archivist, author, associate professor, Bridgewater State College Archivist and author Patricia Fanning presents information from her book Through an Uncommon Lens: The Life and Photography of F. Holland Day. Fanning has written Through an Uncommon Lens: The Life and Photography of F. Holland Day, a book about Boston-based photographer F. Holland Day (1864-1933). Day was a central figure in artistic circles on both sides of the Atlantic...
Keywords: art & architecture; history
|Hospital de Sant Pau Barcelona - antonwithagen|
A visit to this famous oldest still working hospital in Europe which is a masterpiece of modernism art
Keywords: Spain Catalunya Barcelona hospital art architecture
|Brick in Amsterdam - anton withagen|
images of buildings of the Amsterdam School example of modernisme
Keywords: Netherlands Amsterdam art architecture buildings sightseeing history
|Gothic Barcelona - antonwithagen|
Walking and filming in the Bario gotico in Barcelona Spain
Keywords: Barcelona Spain art architecture churches walls history catedral palaces places
|Belfry - antonwithagen|
Expertise The camera should take on human qualities and roam around playfully looking for something suspicious or exiting. This allows the audience to feel like they are involved in uncovering the story. Scenes can often begin by panning th arena showing close-ups of objects that explain plot elements. This goes back to the beginnings in silent film. Without sound, filmmakers had to create ways to tell the story visually in a succession of images and ideas...
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